Nov
3
to Nov 4

Printers Unite!

  • The Marx Memorial Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

On the 90th and 30th anniversaries of the General Strike and the Wapping Dispute, this two-day conference at the Marx Memorial Library will explore the role of printers and print as agents and vehicles of protest.

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Oct
11
5:30pm 5:30pm

Orlando 500

2016 marks the 500th anniversary of the publication of Ludovico Ariosto’s Orlando Furioso. To celebrate this event, the Cadbury Research Library is hosting an evening of talks with an accompanying display.

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Jun
28
4:00pm 4:00pm

CPHC Annual Symposium

The Centre for Printing History & Culture is fast approach the end of its first academic year. To mark this milestone, we will be holding a small and informal symposium/social event on Tuesday 28 June 2016 from 1600-1900 at Winterbourne House & Garden, Birmingham.

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Sep
3
to Sep 4

CONFERENCE: Vision Plus 2015: Information + design = performance

  • Birmingham City University (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In 2015, Vision Plus will be hosted in the UK by the School of Visual Communication at Birmingham City University and delivered in association with IIID and the IDA. The symposium will also coincide with an exhibition of the graphic work of Ivan Chermayeff, which will be shown in the Atrium of the venue.

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May
21
9:30pm 9:30pm

Symposium

The Centre hosted a one-day symposium, which brought together invited stakeholders, including scholars, archivists and librarians, collections managers and research students. The purpose of the event was to raise awareness of the Centre, initiate discussion on its composition and direction, and scope both the intellectual and tangible resources in the region.

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